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The Photo of the Week is changed frequently, so be sure to visit regularly for new photographs.

 We are always looking for additional Central Louisiana photographs to feature. If you have one you would like published, phone the museum or contact us via
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These two photos were taken between 1905 and 1910 and show Alexandria and the Red River at flood crest.

Looking south along the Red River at Alexandria. Water Street or Front street is seen clearly on the right as well as a number of unidentified buildings.
This photo shows men unloading stone from a railroad flat car as others wade in the water placing them.

 

Availability of Copies

High-quality copies of archive photos or other available photos can be provided on photographic paper upon request. 8"x10" copies are available for a $15.00 donation to the Museum; 5"x7", for a $10.00 donation.

Make your check or money order payable to Louisiana History Museum, and mail to
P.O. Box 12302, Alexandria, La. 71315-2302. Add $1.00 for postage.

 

 

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